Bongan, Municipality of Lingig, Province of Surigao del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceSurigao del Sur
MunicipalityLingig
Postal code8312
Population (2015)807
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.1853, 126.4272

Bongan is a barangay in the municipality of Lingig, in the province of Surigao del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 807. This represented 2.56% of the total population of Lingig.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bongan is 5 to 9, with 104 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 5 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 123
1 to 480
5 to 9104
10 to 1482
15 to 1993
20 to 2479
25 to 2950
30 to 3431
35 to 3935
40 to 4437
45 to 4943
50 to 5448
55 to 5945
60 to 6421
65 to 6917
70 to 748
75 to 795
80 and over6
Total807

Historical population

The population of Bongan grew from 536 in 1990 to 807 in 2015, an increase of 271 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 4.36%, or an increase of 162 people, from the previous population of 645 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
536
472-2.35%
6446.89%
6550.23%
645-0.56%
8074.36%

Location

Bongan is situated at approximately 8.1853, 126.4272, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 141.2 meters or 463.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bongan shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

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Notes

  1. Data on population is from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.